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The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories ( For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at

Term:abnormal synovial joint cavity morphology
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Accession:MP:0030865 term browser browse the term
Definition:any structural anomaly of the minute space enclosed by the synovial membrane and articular cartilages in a synovial joint; it is the site at which the articulating surfaces of the bones contact each other; it contains synovial fluid, a highly viscous, hyaluronic acid–rich fluid that lubricates the joint surfaces
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal articular cavity morphology;   abnormal joint cavity morphology;   abnormal synovial cavity of joint morphology;   abnormal synovial space morphology

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  mammalian phenotype 5402
    skeleton phenotype 434
      abnormal skeleton morphology 339
        abnormal joint morphology 94
          abnormal synovial joint morphology 2
            abnormal synovial joint cavity morphology 0
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